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Revolver Golden Gods Highlights Special to Air on VH1 Classic on Saturday, May 24

Featuring Guns N’ Roses, Slayer, Joan Jett, Nicolas Cage, Marilyn Manson, and many more!

Poll: What’s the Best Album from 1994?

Poll: What’s the Best Album from 1994?

In the April/May 2014 issue of Revolver, we celebrate the 20th anniversary of the heaviest album to debut at No. 1, Pantera’s Far Beyond Driven. But many other landmark hard-rock and metal releases have turned or are turning 20 this year, including albums from Soundgarden, Slayer, Korn, Marilyn Manson, Megadeth, Machine Head, Cannibal Corpse, So […]

Albums Turning 20 in 2014

Albums Turning 20 in 2014

In the April/May 2014 issue of Revolver, which is on newsstands now, we celebrate the 20th anniversary of the heaviest album to debut at No. 1, Pantera’s Far Beyond Driven. Here are 30 other albums that are also turning 20 this year–after you peruse the list, click here and vote for which record you think […]

Ukelele Cover of Slayer’s “War Ensemble” — Video

Ukelele Cover of Slayer’s “War Ensemble” — Video

Check out this brand-new video — posted May 12 — of guitarist Rob Scallon’s epic ukelele cover of Slayer’s “War Ensemble” — complete with all the solos. Says Scallon: “I took the original recordings and replaced the guitars with ukuleles.” He adds: “Get an mp3 of this and every other song I ever create when […]

Two New Studies Suggest Women Are More Attracted to a Man Holding a Guitar

Two New Studies Suggest Women Are More Attracted to a Man Holding a Guitar

There’s a certain Je ne sais quoi about a guy holding a guitar. Or so says a new study from France, which suggests that a man is perceived as more attractive to women if there’s a guitar in his hands. The study’s results are similar to the findings of a 2012 study from Israel. France, […]

The Revolver Golden Gods Awards Show Returns with America’s Biggest Night of Hard Rock and Heavy Metal

The Revolver Golden Gods Awards Show Returns with America’s Biggest Night of Hard Rock and Heavy Metal

Slayer Debuts New Song “Implode” During Surprise Performance Black Sabbath Takes Home Album of the Year Honor; Five Finger Death Punch Awarded Song of the Year Guns N’ Roses Close the Show with Epic Headlining Set; Nicolas Cage Presents Ronnie James Dio Lifetime Achievement Award to Axl Rose The Revolver Golden Gods Awards Show returned […]

Slayer Premiere New Song, “Implode,” at Revolver Golden Gods

Slayer Premiere New Song, “Implode,” at Revolver Golden Gods

Slayer surprised the capacity crowd with an unannounced performance and a new song.

Final Six: Slayer at the Golden Gods Edition

Final Six: Slayer at the Golden Gods Edition

Chris Krovatin is the author of three young adult novels, Heavy Metal & You, Venomous, and Gravediggers: Mountain of Bones. He is currently working on multiple new writing projects, as well as new material with his local New York metal band Flaming Tusk. He is a contributing writer for Revolver and generally comes off as […]

Polish City Names Traffic Circle After the Late Jeff Hanneman of Slayer

Polish City Names Traffic Circle After the Late Jeff Hanneman of Slayer

A traffic circle in Jaworzno, Poland, has been renamed after Jeff Hanneman, the co-founding Slayer guitarist who died May 2, 2013, at age 49. The official sign unveiling took place Thursday, Febraury 6, courtesy of a Polish company called Art-Com Sp. z o.o. (Art-Com Ltd.). For one year, reports CentrumDruku3D, the traffic circle in Jaworzno […]

Playlist: Metal Mulisha Cofounder Brian Deegan’s Pre-Race Mix

Playlist: Metal Mulisha Cofounder Brian Deegan’s Pre-Race Mix

Motocross legend, off-road racer and co-owner of the Metal Mulisha, Brian “The General” Deegan is a pioneer in action sports. Deegan is one of the most decorated Freestyle Motocross rider in the competition’s history with 16 X-Games medals to his name. He also has the elite distinction of being the only athlete to compete in […]